Disaster Casework ! (Polk County)
Are you ready to turn your compassion into action? As a Disaster Casework Volunteer, you will connect directly with people affected by disasters big and small to help take the next steps in their recovery journey. Red Cross Volunteers support the recovery process of disaster affected individuals, households, and communities by providing advocacy, referrals, and financial assistance using our case management system.
- Are you able to work in a continuously changing environment in which work priorities may change frequently?
- Are you comfortable interacting with people from various diverse background whose lives have been disrupted and many are presenting immediate needs?
Shift work is determined by the scale of the relief operation; a minimum requirement of 8-12 hours per day during the disaster relief operation for multiple, consecutive days.
You will need to complete the required virtual self-paced training (9 hours of training total)
To apply or learn more, visit:
About American Red Cross - Central Florida & USVI
3310 W Main Street, Tampa, FL 33607, US
The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
Every single day, the American Red Cross helps people in emergencies. Whether it's one displaced family, thousands affected by disaster, or providing care and comfort to an ill or injured service member or veteran or support to a military family member, our vital work is made possible by people like you. It is through the time and care of ordinary people that we can do extraordinary things.
Multiple locations Winter Haven, FL 33881
October 10, 2021
- Disaster Relief Care & Shelters
- Disaster Response
- Case Work / Management
- Community Outreach
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Multiple Shifts of 4,6,8 hours